Kaohsiung is / Kaohsiung (Kaohsiung, Taiwan) has 2,778,918 inhabitants, and a size (surface area) of 2,951.85 km². It is near Taichung. The Vore provides the cost of living in Kaohsiung, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Center map
Minimum wage (Year)$8,366
Income per capita (GDP - PPP)$48,703
Average salary (Month)$1,939.81

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer at Zhunjue Lixuan & Blue Fantasy Pub or go clubbing in Kaohsiung? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at a local shop? The alcohol price level is rated /100. The Vore provides Kaohsiung's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age
Legal smoking ageN/A
Price pack of cigarettes$3.38
Local beer brands
Price of coffee$2.38


Price of local beer (0,5L)$1.74

Most popular pubs/bars in Kaohsiung

No bars listed.

Most popular clubs in Kaohsiung

Price of a cocktail$

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Where to buy alcohol in Kaohsiung? Supermarkets & Liquor stores

Price of supermarket beer (0.5L)$1.47
Price of local wine (bottle)$13.33

No supermarkets/liquor stores listed.

General real estate information & average prices

Interested in buying or renting a house or apartment in Kaohsiung? Or right next to The Pier-2 Art Centre? The real estate price level is (/100). The Vore talks Kaohsiung's housing prices, mortgage interest rates, and the best neighborhoods.

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre$315
Rent in cheaper area$210
Costs of internet$25
Costs of electricity, water and heating$55


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2)$3,730
Cheaper area apartment (per m2)$2,195
Mortgage interest rate2.04%

Kaohsiung's Neighborhoods

Real estate agents in Kaohsiung

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Local public transportation information & average prices

Going to take a bus in Kaohsiung? A taxi?The public transport price level is (/100) in Kaohsiung. The Vore provides public transport prices, distances, what to tip, and how long journeys takes!
The city is and in terms of traveling costs it's .
Average taxi priceStart price:$2.89 + $0.76(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket$0.76
Price monthly public transport pass$29.61
Gas price$0.92

Train companies in Kaohsiung

Bus companies

Taxi companies in Kaohsiung

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat at San Antonio French Restaurant & Wang Steak - Kaohsiung in Kaohsiung? Or buy food? The price level of food in Kaohsiung is (/100). The Vore provides Kaohsiung's restaurant & food prices, and shows you the best local places.
The city is and in terms of food costs it's .
Price of budget restaurant$2.31
Price of local food restaurant$8.50
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds)$3.99
Price of bread$1.43
Price of milk$11.68

Best food places

Most popular restaurants in Kaohsiung

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Great local market places in Kaohsiung

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List of supermarkets in Kaohsiung

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